Monthly Archives: February 2013

My friend Kaisa

This is my friend Kaisa. She is very elegant, but not at all snob. She is friendly and incredibly openminded – she welcomes everyone to come to her place, to sit down, loan some books and enjoy a cup of

My friend Kaisa

This is my friend Kaisa. She is very elegant, but not at all snob. She is friendly and incredibly openminded – she welcomes everyone to come to her place, to sit down, loan some books and enjoy a cup of

MekkoMania – awesome vintage clothes

I missed a bus yesterday – and found a great vintage store called MekkoMania. I had past the shop several times, but this time it was open and I just had to enter as the shop window was so appealing.

MekkoMania – awesome vintage clothes

I missed a bus yesterday – and found a great vintage store called MekkoMania. I had past the shop several times, but this time it was open and I just had to enter as the shop window was so appealing.

Fishing on the ice

In Finland we like to “pilkkiä” = go ice fishing. As the Baltic Sea is so clean, you can even do it right in the city center. Today I met Vesku, a master of ice fishing. He taught me that

Fishing on the ice

In Finland we like to “pilkkiä” = go ice fishing. As the Baltic Sea is so clean, you can even do it right in the city center. Today I met Vesku, a master of ice fishing. He taught me that

And the sun came out

After weeks of grey days without any sunlight, today the sun came out! Waking up way too early didn’t feel so bad, as suddenly our living room was filled with light.

And the sun came out

After weeks of grey days without any sunlight, today the sun came out! Waking up way too early didn’t feel so bad, as suddenly our living room was filled with light.

Gran Delicato café

Gran Delicato is one of the best cafés in Helsinki, and there are several reasons for it. The first reason is the high quality coffee they have (rather strong one though – beware of that), which for me would be a

Gran Delicato café

Gran Delicato is one of the best cafés in Helsinki, and there are several reasons for it. The first reason is the high quality coffee they have (rather strong one though – beware of that), which for me would be a

Snow in hair

Today it snowed – again. We have in Helsinki almost 80 cm of snow, even though it has melted partly away a couple of times. I have to admit that I’m dreaming of spring; I would love to ride my

Snow in hair

Today it snowed – again. We have in Helsinki almost 80 cm of snow, even though it has melted partly away a couple of times. I have to admit that I’m dreaming of spring; I would love to ride my

City lights

I love to live in a city – I love the lights and the beat; the action and the calmness. 

City lights

I love to live in a city – I love the lights and the beat; the action and the calmness.